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Ben Frank
Executive Director

Ben Frank has been on staff at CCPA for 20 years. Working his way up from membership sales, he has developed extensive knowledge of the inner workings of small business in Center City. As Executive Director, Ben executes the vision of the Association and the Board of Directors. His relationships and partnerships include working with small business owners, city agencies, and other organizations and associations.

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Megan Sheaffer
Program Director

Megan has been with CCPA for over 7 years. As Program Director, she performs a wide range of duties and is responsible for overseeing the daily program and event operations.If you have an idea for an event, would like to attend an event, join CCPA, or have any general questions, just give her a call.

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Denise H. Earley
Business Development Manager

Denise joined the staff at CCPA on November 4, 2013 after spending more than 12 years at the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce as their Director of Public Policy. Denise was the Chamber’s chief lobbyist for all city-related matters and was a member of the Philadelphia Zoning Code Commission, appointed by Mayor Michael A. Nutter. During her time at the Chamber Denise developed professional relationships with the Mayor’s Cabinet and all members of Philadelphia City Council. Denise was often called upon to write and present testimony on behalf of the Chamber’s membership at City Council Committee hearings. Prior to her time at the GPCC, Denise was the Assistant General Manager for Government Relations at SEPTA.

She looks forward to working with CCPA members and meeting new businesses and making contacts. She is here to help everyone grown their business. If you are not a member call Denise today.